| Music Board|| Louisville Forecastle Festival Headliners Announced: Outkast, Jack White, Beck - BluegrassBelle on 3/4/14 at 11:11 am|
[quote]Outkast, Jack White and Beck were announced Tuesday as headliners for Forecastle Festival 2014. The three-day music and culture event also will feature a reformed Replacements and the first local show in 10 years for local indie rock legends Slint. The 12th installment of the festival will ta...
| SEC Rant|| In commemoration of Arky's Championship tonight - BluegrassBelle on 2/27/14 at 9:09 pm|
Because that 1994 National Championship Banner looks so lonely up there in BWA, I thought it was only appropriate for a banner to be hung for such a momentous achievement.
Just remember t...
| SEC Rant|| Check in if your SEC baseball team won their season opener today - BluegrassBelle on 2/14/14 at 9:37 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| GoT Season 4: Fire and Ice Show (15 minute video on Season 4, No Book Spoilers) - BluegrassBelle on 2/9/14 at 10:40 pm|
For the show-only folks as well as the readers, they showed a 15 minute "preview" before True Detective tonight of Season 4.
| Kentucky Sports|| All NLOIs in: Your 2014 Kentucky Football Signing Class - BluegrassBelle on 2/5/14 at 9:58 am|
Based on 247 composite stars:
3* WR Dorian Baker
4* QB Drew Barker
3* WR Blake Bone
3* ILB Dorian Hendrix
3* RB Mikel Horton
3* DT Cory "C.J." Johnson
3* OG Jarrett LaRubbio
3* CB Kendall Randolph
3* OT Nick Richardson
4* WR Thaddeus Snodgrass
3* S A.J. Stamps
3* S Jared Tuc...
| SEC Rant|| 2nd Half Thread | #11 Kentucky - 82 vs. LSU - 87 | FINAL - BluegrassBelle on 1/28/14 at 9:25 pm|
I need an updated thread. ...
| Off-Topic Board|| Not vaccinating your kid? 'Preciate the Whooping Cough and Measles outbreaks - BluegrassBelle on 1/27/14 at 8:51 pm|
[quote]For most of us, measles and whooping cough are diseases of the past. You get a few shots as a kid and then hardly think about them again.
But that's not the case in all parts of the world — not even p...
| Off-Topic Board|| 7 Crippling parent behaviors that keep children from growing into leaders - BluegrassBelle on 1/26/14 at 3:47 pm|
Since it seems to be marriage and parenting day on the Rant OTB thought I'd share this Forbes article. It discussing 7 crippling parenting behaviors that are keeping children from becoming leaders. The list:
[quote]1. We don't let our children experience risk.
2. We rescue too quickly.
3. We r...
| Kentucky Sports|| VIDEO: Nutter Fieldhouse Weight Room Renovations - BluegrassBelle on 1/26/14 at 1:47 pm|
Talks about the new floor they've put in and track as well.
| Off-Topic Board|| Interesting article on poverty in Appalachia - BluegrassBelle on 1/19/14 at 12:11 am|
Came across this on NPR.com and found it interesting especially being from Kentucky and having been in the region myself. I've always said there's different kinds of poor and this isn't the same as the kind of poverty you see in urban areas IMO.
[quote]Many people here say they're rich in things...
| Movie/TV Board|| Bill Murray's surprise Reddit AMA from Friday evening - BluegrassBelle on 1/18/14 at 11:22 pm|
[quote]"OK, I'll TALK! I'll TALK!"
That's how the legendary Bill Murray began his surprise Reddit AMA on Friday evening in which he opened up to fans like never before.
You can thank his upcoming movie "Monuments Men" for prompting him to interact with Redditors and answer questions about ever...
| Movie/TV Board|| What the hell Natalie Dormer (Margaery Tyrell from GoT)? - BluegrassBelle on 1/18/14 at 10:52 pm|
I don't even.
[link=(http://blog.zap2it.com/pop2it/2014/01/did-game-of-thrones-natalie-dormer-shave-head-for-mockingjay---pic.html)]Really hope she's shaved it for a role....[/link]...
| Off-Topic Board|| Florida couple addicted to coffee enemas - BluegrassBelle on 1/11/14 at 9:16 pm|
[quote]For the past two years, Trina hasn't been able to function without her daily coffee enemas. [/quote]
[link=(http://www.break.com/video/ugc/florida-couple-addicted-to-coffee-enemas-2561906)]Why? Because it's Florida[/link]...
| SEC Rant|| #14 Kentucky 71 vs. Vandy 62 | Final | CBS - BluegrassBelle on 1/11/14 at 2:56 pm|
Not real happy with Cal not keeping Johnson out there over Randle right now though. ...
| Kentucky Sports|| Fans can give input on Rupp Arena renovations (survey link inside) - BluegrassBelle on 1/11/14 at 3:14 am|
FYI, fans can give input on Rupp Arena renovations at this [link=(http://ruppdistrict.com/fan-experience-survey-2/)]Fan Experience Survey[/link] link. They haven't announced the next public meeting (they had one before the MSU game) regarding arena upgrades, but I'll you can follow at the Rupp Arena...
| SEC Rant|| Petrino throws Arkansas under the bus when addressing academic woes at WKU - BluegrassBelle on 1/9/14 at 11:26 pm|
Thought the Arky fans would appreciate the spin on this one from WDRB Eric Crawford's article on UofL's re-hire of Bobby Petrino.
[quote]Meet red flag No. 2. The classroom. Two faculty members told me today that had the Hilltoppers been invited to a bowl game the team would've been weakened by t...
| Movie/TV Board|| Game of Thrones announces Season 4 Premiere Date and Trailer (No Book Spoilers) - BluegrassBelle on 1/9/14 at 5:22 pm|
[quote]BREAKING: Game of Thrones Season 4 premieres April 6 at 9PM and the first trailer will air this Sunday at 8:58PM ET on HBO before True Detective.
| SEC Rant|| Check in if your basketball team is undefeated in conference play - BluegrassBelle on 1/8/14 at 9:27 pm|
| Off-Topic Board|| GMT: Winter Storm Warning Edition - BluegrassBelle on 1/4/14 at 7:19 am|
So apparently we're looking at 5 to 9 inches of snow on Sunday and 1 degree temps Monday. Not exactly thrilled. But on the upside gonna use less sick days.
| Off-Topic Board|| Kentucky to host a Ninja Throwing Star Range (Sake Bar included) - BluegrassBelle on 1/1/14 at 11:52 pm|
Coming in Spring 2014, if you're in the Lexington area you'll be able to either walk right in or take lessons in ninja throwing stars. They're also going to have a Blowgun Range and a Sake Bar.
[link=(http://ninjasindoorthrowingstarrange.com/)]The awesomeness, Kentucky haz it. [/link]
| Off-Topic Board|| IM waiting for tipoff and hopefully a Cats win - BluegrassBelle on 12/28/13 at 11:42 am|
T-Minus 3 hours and 18 minutes to the start of the UofL vs. UK game. Today's mantra is
| Off-Topic Board|| This is why we can't have nice things on Christmas Eve at the mall - BluegrassBelle on 12/24/13 at 6:34 pm|
And dammit, this is supposed to be the "good" mall in my hometown. :wah:
[quote]LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A fight broke out near Santa's booth at Mall St. Matthews on Christmas Eve while a WAVE 3 News camera was rolling.
The fight was among a group women. A man in the middle tried to break up th...
| Movie/TV Board|| Movies that stand the test of time - BluegrassBelle on 12/24/13 at 12:04 pm|
Watching Stand By Me for probably the hundredth time and I continue to be impressed with, how for the large part, it's stood up well over the years (it was made in '86).
What are some movies that give you that "damn, has it really been that long?" feeling when you watch it? ...
| Off-Topic Board|| GMT - FREEEEDDOOMM Edition - BluegrassBelle on 12/20/13 at 7:38 am|
Just a few more hours and I'm home free from all the crazies.
| Off-Topic Board|| Went to Bed, Bath, and Beyond the other night and it was terrifying - BluegrassBelle on 12/19/13 at 2:58 pm|
Imagine a shark feeding frenzy but instead of sharks there's soccer moms and instead of chum it's Yankee Candles and Egyptian cotton.
I got a serious evil eye when this broad thought I had picked up the last wicker laundry hamper. I was concerned she may multitask and make her nail file a shiv. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| FX considering a medieval drama pilot from SOA's Kurt Sutter - BluegrassBelle on 12/13/13 at 5:11 pm|
[quote]According to Deadline, FX has greenlit a pilot for The Bastard Executioner, a period drama that looks to combine everyone’s two favorite elements of Game Of Thrones: the bastards and the executioners. Set during the reign of Edward III—a medieval English king who came to power in 1327 and rul...
| Off-Topic Board|| Florida man airs grievances with Festivus pole at Capitol - BluegrassBelle on 12/13/13 at 1:32 pm|
[quote]There's a brand-new holiday display at Florida's state Capitol in Tallahassee: a pole celebrating the fake holiday Festivus from the TV show Seinfeld.
It's the latest protest exhibit after a Nativity scene was set up in the rotunda last week.
"This whole thing is just a serious feat of ...
| Coaching Changes|| Mack Brown not resigning? - BluegrassBelle on 12/10/13 at 9:00 pm|
Just now on ESPN at the half of the UK BB game, one of the ESPN guys said that Mack Brown himself sent a text to one of their media folks saying that he's out recruiting right now and the retirement rumors are bunk.
Just coach speak or does Brown not realize he's being forced out? :lol:...
| Off-Topic Board|| Catholic school teacher fired for gay wedding - BluegrassBelle on 12/8/13 at 12:55 pm|
Dumb gonna dumb. And I'm not talking about the school either. I'm fairly liberal (ducks) but I don't get agreeing to a contract that would alienate my personal beliefs and put my job at risk for being who I am. My first reaction was why did they keep him for over a decade, but I'm guessing that lega...
| SEC Recruiting|| 4* OG tOSU commit Marcelys Jones in Lexington for a surprise visit - BluegrassBelle on 12/7/13 at 7:39 pm|
Stoops trying to have a very merry flipmas?
[link=(http://247sports.com/Player/Marcelys-Jones-23378)]Marcelys Jones[/link] has been rumored to be in town this weekend on a visit with UK. 4* S [link=(http://247sports.com/Player/Erick-Smith-23564)]Erick Smith[/link] is apparently also with him on ...